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Caffeine Break - Nicholas Strole, Dena Strong, Darius Summerville: The Corr-Proust Project

What do you do when you need a content management system for a digital humanities project without a budget for a database designer? While there are several resources available at the University, many…

From  Dena Strong on 07/14/2020 3 plays 0  

Undergraduate Research Experience Kevin Stehlik 2020

Senior in MCB Honors, Kevin Stehlik, describes his experience in undergraduate research in Dr. Mary Schuler's lab.

From  Tina Knox on 07/9/2020 0 plays 0  

Changing the Way We See Cancer

Stephen Boppart, CCIL Research Program Leader, discusses innovative technology that is being developed by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to monitor, prevent, and treat cancer better, with…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/4/2020 2 plays 0  

Integrating Human and Animal Health

Paul Hergenrother, CCIL Deputy Director, explains the unique pathways his research team has taken with drug discovery at Illinois. Working with dogs and cats, diagnosed with aggressive cancers, are…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/4/2020 3  0  

Microtechnology and Collaborative Cancer Research

Joseph Irudayaraj, CCIL Associate Director for Shared Resources, shares his experiences in developing micro-nano technologies for cancer research and the opportunities that come when collaborating…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/4/2020 1 plays 0  

Developing Human Cancer Treatments with Help From Our Pets

CCIL Research Program Leader, Tim Fan, discusses how our pet healthcare has accelerated pathways to cancer treatments. CCIL researchers are using comparative oncology which leverages our cats and…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 3 plays 0  

Model Cancer Systems and How Clinical Trials will be impacted

CCIL Research Program Leader, Brendan Harley, is studying glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer. Harley's lab, working collaboratively across campus, is developing platforms that are…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 8 plays 0  

The Power of Detecting Tiny Things: New Approaches in Detecting Cancer and COVID-19

CCIL Research Program Leader, Brian Cunningham, is developing ways to detect molecules and viruses from bodily fluids, a single drop of blood contains a wealth of information, some of which include…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 18 plays 0  

What does COVID have to do with cancer?

The recent pandemic has not slowed down cancer - every day, 1,500 people will die from this disease and 5,000 individuals will be diagnosed. COVID has impacted access to detection, it has delayed…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 64 plays 0  

CCIL Challenge Series #2: Confronting Cancer Challenges During the COVID Crisis

Learn about how the current pandemic will alter cancer research and cancer care. Each session features a new panel of researchers speaking on topics including: new cancer diagnostic technologies,…

From  Jordan Goebig on 05/18/2020 5 plays 0  

CCIL Challenge Series #1: Confronting Cancer Challenges During the COVID Crisis

Learn about how the current pandemic will alter cancer research and cancer care. Each session features a new panel of researchers speaking on topics including: new cancer diagnostic technologies,…

From  Jordan Goebig on 05/13/2020 15 plays 0  

Advanced Scanning Electron Microscopy--What is Available at MRL? -- MRL Webinar Series

Dr. Honghui Zhou, MRL This webinar focuses on advanced SEM imaging with instrument functions that are available at MRL but may not be well known to our SEM users. Topics covered will include…

From  Kathleen Walsh on 04/17/2020 12 plays 0  

Soft Materials Characterization: An Instrument Overview -- MRL Webinar Series

Dr. Roddel Remy, Research Scientist, MRL While a plethora of techniques can be used to characterize soft materials, some methods are more commonly associated with the field. This webinar will cover…

From  Kathleen Walsh on 04/14/2020 7 plays 0  

Cancer Center at Illinois Virtual Town Hall

CCIL Director, Rohit Bhargava, provides background information on the Cancer Center at Illinois, walks viewers through the Center's steps towards earning the National Cancer Institute…

From  Jordan Goebig on 04/9/2020 2 plays 0  

Basics of Atomic Force Microscopy -- MRL Webinar Series

Basics of Atomic Force MicroscopyDr. Kathy Walsh, Senior Research Scientist, Illinois Materials Research Laboratory Atomic force microscopy is a versatile technique for looking at surfaces, an…

From  Kathleen Walsh on 04/2/2020 47 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Closing Remarks

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/12/2019 3 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Invited Speaker Brad Sutton, PhD

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/12/2019 2 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Lightning Talks PM

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/12/2019 1 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Industry Panel

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/12/2019 7 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Lightning Talks AM

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/12/2019 1 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Participant Panel

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/9/2019 18 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Keynote Speaker Kathleen Zackowski

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/9/2019 10 plays 0  

MS Research Day 2019 - Welcome & Opening Remarks

The Illinois Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Research Collaborative serves to enhance quality of life for individuals living with MS through scientific discovery and increase community engagement and…

From  Kacey Nelson on 08/9/2019 23 plays 0  

MCB Undergraduate Research Workshop

Learn about undergraduate research in MCB and how to get involved!

From  Aurora Cruz Torres on 03/15/2019 161 plays 0